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Zimbalist, Sam

Overview
Works: 88 works in 389 publications in 9 languages and 9,753 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Fiction  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Epic films  Historical films  Christian fiction  Religious films  Historical fiction 
Roles: Producer, Film editor, Author, fmp, Production personnel
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Sam Zimbalist
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ by William Wyler( Visual )

140 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 3,787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A peace-loving prince of Judea, leads his nation against the wrath of the conquering Romans. His self-imposed destiny brings tragedy to himself, and his people, as he learns to fight, to love, to hate and, finally, to forgive
Quo vadis by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

60 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a renowned and successful Roman general who falls in love with a lowly Christian woman, risking everything for her, during the corrupt and decadent reign of Nero. This release includes the original theatrical trailer
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Judah Ben-Hur [is] a Jewish nobleman in Palestine whose heroic odyssey includes enslavement by the Romans, vengeance against his tormentors during a furious arena chariot race and fateful encounters with Jesus Christ"--Container
Thirty seconds over Tokyo( Visual )

13 editions published between 1944 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1942, tells the story of the first B-25 crews, under the command of General Jimmy Doolittle, training for a bombing mission over Japan
Mogambo by John Ford( Visual )

22 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clark Gable portrays Victor, a safari guide, in this remake of Gable's 1932 Red Dust. Ava Gardner plays tough-hided, vulnerable Eloise, and Grace Kelly is the prim anthropologis's wife who catches Victor's roving eye
King Solomon's mines by Compton Bennett( Visual )

12 editions published between 1950 and 2006 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventurer Allan Quatermain is hired by an Englishwoman to lead the hunt for her missing husband in an uncharted region of Africa
Boom town by J. North Conway( Visual )

4 editions published between 1940 and 2006 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In search of black-gold fortunes, two men will dream, scheme and team up to become rich. Things between the friends get rough, as one man steals the love of a woman from the other
They live by night( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They live by night: Three prisoners flee from a state prison farm in Mississippi. Among them is 23-years-young Bowie, who spent the last seven years in prison and now hopes to be able to prove his innocence or retire to a home in the mountains and live in peace together with his new love, Kitty. But his criminal companions persuade him to participate in several heists, and soon the police believe him to be their leader and go after "Bowie the Kid" harder than ever
Ben-Hur by Lew Wallace( Book )

3 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben Hur: A Tale of the Christ is a novel by Lew Wallace and was considered the most influential Christian book of the 19th century. Ben Hur tells the adventures of Judah Ben Hur, a fictional Jewish prince from Jerusalem, who is enslaved by the Romans at the beginning of the 1st century and becomes a charioteer and a Christian. Running in parallel with Judah's narrative is the unfolding story of Jesus, who comes from the same region and is a similar age. The novel reflects themes of betrayal, conviction, and redemption, with a revenge plot that leads to a story of love and compassion
The Broadway melody by ( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Broadway Melody offers snarky, wiseacre humor, and effervescent charm. The Mahoney Sisters are successful singers in the boondocks, and now they've come to New York for the big time. Hank (Henrietta) is the smart one, while Queenie is the beautiful one--as Hank's fiancé Eddie Kearns says, they're "a coupla swell kids." Songwriter Eddie gets the girls a part in a revue featuring his song, "The Broadway Melody." Eddie, long engaged to Hank, falls for Queenie, whom he hasn't seen since she was a little girl. But Eddie and Queenie are both devoted to Hank, so Queenie gives in to the wooing of one of the show's rich backers, so as not to come between Hank and Eddie. This only causes more trouble, because both Hank and Eddie know exactly what kind of danger Queenie is courting by putting herself in a playboy's hands
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tarzan escapes. A dastardly hunter has Tarzan caged and ready to ship to England for display as a sideshow freak. Can steel bars hold the ape man?
The catered affair by Richard Brooks( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aggie Hurley is making up for a lifetime of making do. Her daughter Jane is going to have a lavish wedding even if Jane wants a simple ceremony. And even if Aggie's husband Tom must give up his dream of owning his own taxi to finance the extravaganza
Tortilla Flat( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a group of Paisanos, descendants of early Mexican settlers in Northern California. They live in the tiny town of Tortilla Flat and spend their days eating, drinking and relaxing in the sun. When one of them inherits 2 houses the rest are soon living in the houses without paying rent! The situation is further complicated when the house owner falls for a beautiful woman
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic films collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love in the afternoon: A middle-aged playboy, Frank Flannagan, who is smitten by Ariane, the daughter of a detective hired by a man who believes Frank is having an affair with his wife
Ben-Hur by William Wyler( Visual )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judah Ben-Hur is a young Jewish nobleman from a prominent who is reunited with his childhood friend Messala. Messala returns to Judea as a Roman tribune. There is a genuine friendship between the two men, yet the clash of their cultures drives a wedge between them. That wedge finally drives Messala to banish Judah to the slave galleys and sends his mother and his sister to prison. From that point forward, Judah's life becomes a quest: a quest to survive and a quest for vengeance. Judah survives the galleys to become the adopted son of a Roman general, and his triumphant return to Judea permits him to challenge and subsequently confront Messala in a chariot race
Tortilla Flat by Spencer Tracy( Visual )

3 editions published between 1942 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a group of Paisanos, descendants of early Mexican settlers in Northern California. They live in the tiny town of Tortilla Flat near Monterey and spend their days eating, drinking and relaxing in the sun. When one of them inherits two houses, the rest are soon living in the houses without paying rent! The situation is further complicated when the house owner falls for a beautiful woman
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ten commandments: Filmed in Egypt and the Sinai with one of the biggest sets ever constructed for a motion picture, this epic tells the story of the life of Moses. Once favored in the Pharaoh's household, Moses turned his back on a privileged life to lead his people to freedom
The Tarzan collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tarzan the ape man: A trader and his daughter set off in search of the fabled graveyard of the elephants in deepest Africa, only to encounter a wild man raised by apes
The Tarzan collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tarzan finds a son! A young couple die in a plane crash in the jungle. Their son is found by Tarzan and Jane who name him Boy and raise him as their own. Five years later a search party comes to find the young heir to millions of dollars. Jane agrees, against Tarzan's will, to lead them to civilization
Tarzan, the ape man by Richard Thorpe( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While Jane is in England, a safari leader snares Tarzan in a steel cage, planning to exhibit him in a freak show. Tarzan's loyal animal friends must come to his aid
 
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Quo vadisBen-Hur : a tale of the ChristThirty seconds over TokyoKing Solomon's minesThe Broadway melodyTurner Classic Movies greatest classic films collectionBen-Hur
Alternative Names
Sam Zimbalist Amerikaans filmproducent (1904-1958)

Sam Zimbalist amerikanischer Filmproduzent und Filmeditor

Sam Zimbalist producteur de films américaine

Sam Zimbalist productor de cine estadounidense

Sam Zimbalist produttore statunitense

Sam Zimbalist US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Zimbalist, Sam S.

Zimbalist, Sam S. 1904-1958

Σαμ Ζίμπαλιστ

Сэм Зимбалист

סאם צימבליסט מפיק קולנוע אמריקאי

سام زیمبالیست تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی

სემ ზიმბალისტი

萨姆·津巴利斯特

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